Tag Archive for downtown Plymouth

Make the most of winter at the Plymouth Ice Festival this weekend

A Plymouth native, Sam Walton has been attending the Plymouth Ice Festival since as far back as he can recall. The event, a celebration of the winter season in the downtown Plymouth area, is part of the very fabric of Western Wayne County, draws attendance from across the region and attention nationally. Did you know…

Plymouth shoppers are treated to surprise gift cards

Plymouth’s Downtown Development Authority put a whole new spin on the concept of shopping local this holiday season. Shoppers on the streets have been treated to a special thank you on behalf of DDA employees and business owners. According to Plymouth’s Patch.com, the Christmas season encouraged 15 downtown Plymouth businesses to offer up discount gift…

Plymouth transforms into set of Woodsboro for ‘Scream 4′

A masked murderer has been terrorizing the sleepy hollow of fictional Woodsboro and its residents for three full horror films of Wes Craven’s Scream series now, and for his next installment, that setting will resemble the town of Plymouth, Mich. Filming for Scream 4 has taken over downtown area recently, drawing interest from fans and…

Beat the heat at Plymouth Art in the Park this weekend

Good news, the extreme heat is about to break. Temperatures are due to fall into the much more acceptable 80s – and mid summer makes for the perfect time to stroll around downtown Plymouth’s Art in the Park. Nothing says hometown quite like this event, which was founded by mother-daughter duo Dianne Quinn and Raychel…

Raise a glass to Liberty Street Brewing Co.

I might’ve been one of the first people to set foot inside Plymouth’s Liberty Street Brewing Co. Yes, I like craft beer but that wasn’t what initially brought me to the quaint downtown brewery. Just days before Owner Joe Walters opened the doors, he invited me down for an interview. I was working as a…

Plymouth’s The Candy Trail peddles the sweeter side of life

There’s something inherently nostalgic about a candy shop. Sweet shops have a way of tapping into our childhood, a time when the sound of the ice cream truck or the sight of a chocolate bar was immediately followed by the words “Can I, Mom?” Downtown Plymouth welcomed just such a shop, The Candy Trail, in…

Gear up for Plymouth’s Green Street Fair

Get ready to paint downtown Plymouth green this weekend. For the third year, the city will play host to a 3-day event dedicated to eco-friendly living. Green Street Fair was founded to educate all ages about the benefits of living a green, organic and eco-friendly lifestyle. It’s also a chance for artisans, entertainers and speakers…